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American English: /ˈrɛkənˌdaɪt/
British English: /ˈrɛk(ə)ndʌɪt/
, /rɪˈkɒndʌɪt/

Translation of recondite in Spanish:


  • [formal]
    Example sentences
    • His accompanying text may not answer every question on this recondite subject.
    • The recondite topic of usury allowed Noonan to consider the problem of doctrinal development at greater length.
    • It is a mine of interesting and recondite information, written by the leading authorities in their fields.

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